Industry

RSS
Penn National seeks first Pennsylvania sports betting permit

Penn National seeks first Pennsylvania sports betting permit

posted on August 18, 2018 by

Penn National Gaming is the first casino operator in Pennsylvania to apply for a license to offer sports betting in the state, now that regulators cleared it to begin. Penn National submitted a 107-page application to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on Friday.

view
SLS hotel-casino assuming control of W hotel

SLS hotel-casino assuming control of W hotel

posted on August 17, 2018 by

The W hotel brand is leaving the Las Vegas Strip. The SLS casino-hotel on Wednesday announced it will assume control of the W Las Vegas, which currently occupies one of the property’s three towers.

view
Pro-casino group raises $1M in July for Arkansas proposal

Pro-casino group raises $1M in July for Arkansas proposal

posted on August 17, 2018 by

An organization working to legalize casinos in Arkansas says it raised more than $1 million last month from two American Indian tribes in neighboring Oklahoma.

view
First casino licensed for sports betting in West Virginia

First casino licensed for sports betting in West Virginia

posted on August 17, 2018 by

Hollywood Casino in Charles Town is the first casino licensed to offer sports betting in West Virginia. The West Virginia Lottery Commission made the announcement Monday. The casino expects to start accepting bets Sept. 1.

view
Expanding casino gambling in Florida may be decided by voters

Expanding casino gambling in Florida may be decided by voters

posted on August 15, 2018 by

Expanding casino gambling in Florida may be decided by Sunshine State voters, with word that Disney Worldwide Services, Inc. and the Seminole Tribe of Florida are continuing to fund an effort to pass a constitutional amendment that would make it difficult.

view
Resorts Casino, Golden Nugget Atlantic City now offering sports betting

Resorts Casino, Golden Nugget Atlantic City now offering sports betting

posted on August 15, 2018 by

Resorts Casino Hotel and the Golden Nugget Atlantic City officially joins four other operating sportsbooks in Atlantic City today (Wednesday).

view
Talking Stick Resort and Casino will remain closed until Aug. 19

Talking Stick Resort and Casino will remain closed until Aug. 19

posted on August 15, 2018 by

Talking Stick Resort and Casino near Phoenix will remain closed until Aug. 19, as a result of a fierce storm that swept through the area early Saturday. The casino said that water from multiple storms flowed into the area where the main and backup generators are housed.

view
Best advice to bettors stick to places that offer 11 to win 10

Best advice to bettors stick to places that offer 11 to win 10

posted on August 14, 2018 by

Wise Kracks | New Jersey has now entered the sports betting app era. Draft Kings (Resorts) bet365 (Hard Rock) William Hill-US (through Ocean Resort casino in Atlantic City) MGM (Borgata), and Caesars Entertainment (Bally’s, Harrah’s) are offering now, or will be, by opening day kickoff next month.

view
Sports betting will be a hot topic at G2E; DeWitt named Asst. GM at Mohegan Sun

Sports betting will be a hot topic at G2E; DeWitt named Asst. GM at Mohegan Sun

posted on August 14, 2018 by

Around Town | When the American Gaming Association holds its Global Gaming Expo international gaming trade show in Las Vegas Oct. 8-11, one of the best attended events is bound to the Sports Betting Symposium.

view
Tiger's run at PGA Championship increases live wagering

Tiger's run at PGA Championship increases live wagering

posted on August 14, 2018 by

Vegas Sports Books | Tiger Woods was always good for business in his prime. People either wanted to see him dominate and keep making history or someone rise to his level and upset him.

view
Gaming Today heads to Mississippi sportsbook

Gaming Today heads to Mississippi sportsbook

posted on August 14, 2018 by

The GamingToday print edition has begun distribution inside several of the new sportsbooks now open or soon to open for business in Mississippi, Publisher Eileen DiRocco announced.

view
Downtown visitors greeted by new welcome sign

Downtown visitors greeted by new welcome sign

posted on August 14, 2018 by

A new welcome sign, featuring two 26-foot-tall showgirls and the words “City of Las Vegas” now greets visitors and locals heading downtown. 

view
Latest travel, tourism concepts seen at Virtuoso Travel Week

Latest travel, tourism concepts seen at Virtuoso Travel Week

posted on August 14, 2018 by

More than 6,000 agents, suppliers and tourism/travel officials from around the world have convened at the Bellagio, Vdara and Aria on the Las Vegas Strip for the largest Virtuoso Travel Week in history.

view
Is it a sports bet or slot wager?

Is it a sports bet or slot wager?

posted on August 14, 2018 by

The Analyst | Many of the jurisdictions that followed Atlantic City into the world of legalized gaming did so on the premise that casino-style gaming would promote tourism, create jobs and of course throw tax dollars into the respective state’s treasury.

view
Steubenville had gambling, hometown pride

Steubenville had gambling, hometown pride

posted on August 14, 2018 by

One Mann's Opinion | As legal sports betting blooms nationally, book after book is seeking just the right person to head their operation. I’ve even been asked to recommend someone willing to move back east to take a job in West Virginia.

view
Things looking up at Wynn

Things looking up at Wynn

posted on August 14, 2018 by

Gaming Insider | The shape of things to come at Wynn Resorts is suddenly apparent following developments of the last week or so as the board of directors was expanded to 11 people with about a third of them being women.

view
Greek government attempting to become leading gambling destination

Greek government attempting to become leading gambling destination

posted on August 13, 2018 by

The Greek government is moving forward with its efforts to transition the country into a leading gambling destination.

view
Brown-Giants game marks first opportunity for betting inside stadium

Brown-Giants game marks first opportunity for betting inside stadium

posted on August 13, 2018 by

Last Thursday’s Browns-Giants preseason game marked the first time an NFL game in which fans could legally place wagers from inside the stadium. DraftKings launched the first mobile sportsbook in New Jersey on Aug. 1. 

view
Gambling advertising in Italy is now against the law

Gambling advertising in Italy is now against the law

posted on August 11, 2018 by

Gambling advertising in Italy is now against the law after that country’s Council of Ministers this week formally approved a blanket ban on the practice starting January 1, 2019. Advertisers with existing agreements were granted permission to fulfill their contracts.

view
Hollywood Casino Charles Town to begin taking legal sports bets

Hollywood Casino Charles Town to begin taking legal sports bets

posted on August 11, 2018 by

Penn National’s, Hollywood Casino Charles Town is now expected to be among the first casinos in West Virginia to take a legal sports bet. William Hill, as speculated earlier this week, will run the sports betting operation on behalf of Penn.

view

Station Casino Last Man Standing 2018

top stories

Penn National seeks first Pennsylvania sports betting permitPenn National seeks first Pennsylvania…

Penn National Gaming is the first casino operator in Pennsylvania to apply for a license to offer sports betting in the state, now that regulators cleared it to begin. Penn National submitted a 107-page application to the Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board on Friday.

SLS hotel-casino assuming control of W hotelSLS hotel-casino assuming control of W…

The W hotel brand is leaving the Las Vegas Strip. The SLS casino-hotel on Wednesday announced it will assume control of the W Las Vegas, which currently occupies one of the property’s three towers.

Pro-casino group raises $1M in July for Arkansas proposalPro-casino group raises $1M in July…

An organization working to legalize casinos in Arkansas says it raised more than $1 million last month from two American Indian tribes in neighboring Oklahoma.

First casino licensed for sports betting in West VirginiaFirst casino licensed for sports…

Hollywood Casino in Charles Town is the first casino licensed to offer sports betting in West Virginia. The West Virginia Lottery Commission made the announcement Monday. The casino expects to start accepting bets Sept. 1.

NASCAR is on its way to Las Vegas for the South Point 400NASCAR is on its way to Las Vegas for…

NASCAR is on its way, Sept. 13 thru Sept. 16, to the “Entertainment Capital of the World,” Las Vegas, with a series of “fan-centric” events to promote the South Point 400, this year’s kick off event for the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoffs.

CFIM2018

Westgate Mobile SportsBook app

G2E 2018 Ad1

Race Day Las Vegas Ralph Siraco

Guaranteed Tip Sheet

Westgate Poker Room 2018

CasaBlanca Rebel Soul poolside sept 2018

Westgate SuperContest 2018

South Point Need for Speed South Point 400 2018

CasaBlanca Katherine's Most Romatic

LiveCasino.com Bonus Casino